Virtual Information Session

The State of Maryland is having a Virtual Information Session on how to apply for employment with the State.  Learn about new and upcoming positions and ask questions! The session is scheduled for Thursday, June 4, 2020 from 11 AM to 12:30 PM. Meeting ID: Phone Number: 1 339-788-5659 PIN: 569 048 783# Please see the attached flyer for more information on how […]

MD Courts Reopening | Updates from the CDN

MARYLAND COURTS PLAN TO REOPEN In Compliance with the CARES Act, landlords in Maryland cannot file failure to pay rent cases until after July 25, 2020. This moratorium applies to public housing, federally subsidized (Section 8) housing, and residential property that is subject to a federally backed mortgage. Additionally, landlords or agents of these properties cannot […]

Pandemic Problems? Don’t Panic – Pivot!

Just a friendly reminder to all entrepreneurs and small businesses. You don’t need to struggle over your next steps during this difficult time. Contact the Maryland SBDC today for assistance on how to pivot, sustain and grow your business during these uncertain times. We are here for you! Office locations: The Small Business Development Center […]

Phase I: Reopening Maryland

Stage One Activities Effective Friday, May 29, at 5:00 pm: Read the governor’s order here.   Outdoor Dining: Restaurants as well as social organizations such as American Legions, VFWs, and Elks Clubs will be able to begin safely reopening for outdoor dining following strict public health requirements consistent with the CDC, FDA, and the National Restaurant Association. […]

In this Together: A Framework for Opening

Below are suggestions for reopening from the Charles County Chamber of Commerce. Please also find the attached PDF guide below, as well as a link directly to the Charles County Chamber of Commerce website. Framework-for-Opening-Charles-County-Business-(web) From the Charles County Chamber of Commerce in reference to the ‘Framework for Opening’: “These guidelines outline specific measures to […]

Maryland Business Express: We’re Here to Help File Annual Reports & Personal Property Tax Returns

As you know, the 2020 deadline to submit Annual Reports and Personal Property Tax Returns has been extended until July 15, 2020. To avoid the paper backlog, Governor Hogan and the Maryland Department of Assessments & Taxation are encouraging customers to complete transactions online. Government offices statewide remain closed to combat the spread of COVID-19 […]

Coronavirus Recovery Resources: Now Available in other Languages

SBA is providing materials in languages other than English to help business owners recover. Languages include: Overview (English) Spanish – español Arabic – العربية Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese) – Simplified – 中文简体 Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese) – Traditional – 中文繁軆 French – Français German – Deutsche Gujarati – ગુજરાતી Haitian Creole – Kreyòl Ayisyen Hindi – हिन्दी भाषा Italian […]

USDA to Provide $1 Billion in Loan Guarantees for Rural Businesses and Ag Producer

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 22, 2020 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the Department is making available up to $1 billion in loan guarantees to help rural businesses meet their working capital needs during the coronavirus pandemic. Additionally, agricultural producers that are not eligible for USDA Farm Service Agency loans may receive […]